A National Weather Service Winter Storm Warning is in effect from 10 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, to 4 p.m. Friday in the Mt. Shasta area.
Forecasts call for another heavy, wet snowstorm with accumulations of 8 to 12 inches above 3,000 feet and up to 20 inches at higher elevations.
NWS warns of “extremely hazardous” travel conditions along Interstate 5 and Highway 89 and the possibility of falling trees and downed power lines because of the wet snow.
Locations include high terrain of western Siskiyou County including State Highway 3 over Scott Mountain Summit and portions of Sawyers Bar Road between Etna and Somes Bar.
Links to road cams and conditions in northern California and Oregon are available at: http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/cams/
If you must travel, NWS suggests you carry tire chains, a flashlight, blankets, food, water, medications, and fully charged phone.